FBI Dallas
Public Affairs Officer Janella Newsome
(972) 559-5105
October 7, 2014

L.A. Bandit Suspected of Additional Bank Robbery

The man dubbed by law enforcement as the L.A. Bandit is suspected of robbing the Chase Bank at 1000 S. Belt Line Road in Coppell, Texas on September 29, 2014.

The suspect entered the bank and verbally demanded cash from the bank teller. The subject’s actions were aggressive, but no one was physically injured. After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, he fled the location on foot, ran across the street, and was seen leaving in a gray four-door vehicle.

The suspect is described as a black male with a goatee, believed to be in his 30s, approximately 6’1” tall, with a large build. He wore a gray T-shirt; dark, oversized shorts; and a black baseball cap.

The suspect is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information is urged to call the Dallas office of the FBI at 972-559-5000 or your local police department.